7:30 p.m., Oct. 19-20, 26-27, 2012; 2 p.m. Sunday matinee, Oct. 21
By William Inge
It should be a relaxing Labor Day weekend, but when handsome stranger Hal Carter comes to the neighborhood picnic, things quickly grow complicated. Winner of the New York Drama Critic Circle Award and a Pulitzer Prize, Picnic is a sweet, memorable—and important—true American classic by one of our country’s most beloved playwrights.
7:30 p.m., Nov. 30-Dec. 1, 7-8, 2012; 2 p.m. Sunday matinee, Dec. 2
By Craig Lucas
Set for a delightful holiday in Connecticut, Rachel learns that her son has “fired” her and, worse yet, her husband’s put out a contract on her life. What’s a girl to do? Well, run for her life…literally. This wacky dark comedy follows her crazy encounters, mixing It’s a Wonderful Life with a modern twist in what one critic calls “a bittersweet Christmas fable for our times.”
7:30 p.m., Feb. 8-9, 15-16, 2013; 2 p.m. Sunday matinee, Feb. 10
By William Shakespeare
This timeless tale has it all—adventure, mystery, romance, comedy and a bit of magic. Shakespeare’s The Tempest, one of his final works, has influenced artists and storytellers for centuries. With a non-gender specific cast, come join Prospera as she conquers all types of demons following a chaotic shipwreck and embarks on a journey for justice, freedom and forgiveness.
7:30 p.m., March 15-16, 21-22, 2013; 2 p.m. Sunday matinee, March 17
(Performed in the Warehouse Theatre)
By Theresa Rebeck
In this powerful thriller, which gives new meaning to fighting over the family jewels, two sisters are embroiled in a bitter feud involving an inheritance of valuable rare stamps. It’s a suspenseful piece that one critic claims “draws you in with its twists and turns.”
Legally Blonde: The Musical
7:30 p.m., April 26-27, May 1-3, 2013; 2 p.m. Sunday matinee, April 28
Music and Lyrics by Laurence O’Keefe and Nell Benjamin, Book by Heather Hach
The season comes to a close with your favorite sorority sister Elle Woods as she ventures off to law school—with pink accessories and her beloved Chihuahua Bruiser in hand—to win back her man! With memorable tunes such as “Omigod You Guys” and “Bend and Snap,” this Tony Award-nominated Broadway sensation delivers with great music, style and laughs. The verdict is in…this much fun just shouldn’t be legal!